Keyword: Erie County Medical Center
From Kaiser Health News: Some teens and young adults with severe autism spend weeks or even months in retrofitted emergency rooms until specialized care can be found.
Faced with a $30,000 ransom, Erie County Medical Center opted to rebuild its IT systems, to the tune of $10 million and counting.
Six weeks after a Buffalo hospital elected not to pay the ransom to attackers that locked down their system, the hospital is still getting back online.
As hospitals battle the growing threat of ransomware, executives face an increasingly tricky decision about whether to pay the ransom.